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EUREKA - The Board of Supervisors will meet Tuesday for their first September meeting to discuss Sheriff Downey’s renewed request for a BearCat rescue and recovery vehicle.

The sheriff was at first denied the purchase, using Measure Z funding, by the Board earlier in the year.

However, with law enforcement’s recent standoff with the shooter in Mckinleyville, Downey believes the...

Post date: Mon, 09/05/2016 - 15:15

RIO DELL - The city council will meet for their first September meeting Tuesday night - getting their first look at the new commercial medical cannabis land use regulations.

The ordinance was at first shot down back in June. But after impassioned arguments on both sides of the issue, the council put the measure back on the agenda, and will discuss Tuesday for the public to hear what the...

Post date: Mon, 09/05/2016 - 15:06

The Gap fire reaches almost 24,000 acres, and is 25 percent contained. The North Coast People's Alliance canvasses for Measures V, P, and city council candidate Austin Allison. This week is Humboldt Pride week in the county. Locals turn out to the Humboldt Yacht Club for the 2016 Redwood Regatta.

Post date: Sun, 09/04/2016 - 18:23

A 5.6 magnitude earthquake hits the north coast 70 miles west of Ferndale. The Gap fire grows to over 20,000 acres. Firefighters continue to battle nine large wildfires across the state. A cat in Orleans tests positive for rabies. Thousands turn out for the annual Big Foot Days festival in Willow Creek.

Post date: Sat, 09/03/2016 - 18:18

COLLEGE OF THE REDWOODS - If you are a college student and missed the beginning of the semester, CR has some good news for you. There are still plenty of classes that haven’t started yet.

Class start dates vary from September 6 to December 2. Courses range from degree applicable 3-unit courses like anthropology and environmental science to 1-unit mathematics review courses.

Non–...

Post date: Fri, 09/02/2016 - 22:15

CRESCENT CITY - The Del Norte County Sheriff’s Department is asking the public’s help in locating a runaway teen.

15-year old Lauren Marie Espey is 5’8” tall and around 140-pounds with blue eyes and brown hair. She has been missing since August 22.

A BOLO has been issued. Anyone who knows the whereabouts of the youth is asked to call the Del Norte County Sheriff’s Office.

Post date: Fri, 09/02/2016 - 22:05

GARBERVILLE - The Southern Humboldt Division of the CHP is welcoming a new commander.

Lieutenant Randy England had been with the Garberville area office for the past 4-years. He took command Thursday.

He graduated from the CHP Academy back in 1997 and served in the San Francisco and Ukiah Offices. He’s worn many hats with the CHP including PIO, Range Officer, Physical Methods of...

Post date: Fri, 09/02/2016 - 21:57

EUREKA - September is suicide prevention month and the Department of Health and Human Services is partnering with local businesses to help raise awareness.

During the month DHHS will be speaking with the Board of Supervisors about prevention, as well as having discussions in the community.

Local coffee shops and brew pubs will also be using “know the signs” materials to raise...

Post date: Fri, 09/02/2016 - 18:06